George Mason University School of Law - Spring 2000

LABOR LAW 256 COURSE SCHEDULE

Mr. Stephen Forman

 

CLASS #

TOPICS

REQUIRED READING*

1

Course Overview, Evolution Of The Labor Laws, NLRB Jurisdiction, Organization And Procedure

74-112

2

Interference, Restraint And Coercion

113-142

3

Election Propaganda, Other Forms Of Interference, Restraint Or Coercion, Union Misconduct

143-187

4

Company Domination, Interference Or Assistance

187-221

5

Discrimination and Remedies For Unfair Labor Practices

221-264

6

Selection Of Bargaining Representative

264-271

7

Appropriate Bargaining Unit

271-311

8

Securing Bargaining Rights Through Unfair Labor Practice Proceedings

311-350
118 S.Ct. 818

9

Negotiation Of The Collective Bargaining Agreement And The Duty To Bargain In Good Faith

350-385

10

The Duty To Disclose Information And Subjects Of Collective Bargaining

385-431

11

Subjects Of Collective Bargaining (cont’d.), The Role Of The Strike And Third-Party Impasse Resolution And Bargaining Remedies

431-493

12

Protected Concerted Activity

494-529

13

Employer Responses To Concerted Activities

529-567

14

Organizational And Recognition Picketing

567-610

15

Secondary Picketing And Consumer Appeals

610-651

16

Hot Cargo Clauses, Work Assignment Disputes, Featherbedding, Violence And Union Responsibilities Union, Unfair Labor Practice Remedies

651-690

17

The Collective Bargaining Agreement And Grievance And Arbitration

691-724

18

Judicial Enforcement Of Collective Bargaining Agreements

724-785

19

The Role Of The NLRB And The Arbitrator During The Term Of The Collective Bargaining Agreement

785-851

20

Successorship

852-879

21

CLASS PROJECT - COLLECTIVE BARGAINING NEGOTIATIONS

 

22

Overview Of Preemption Of State Labor Laws

915-944

23

Preemption Applied To Representation, Collective Bargaining And Enforcement Of Collective Bargaining Agreements

944-995

24

The Right To Fair Representation

1011-1064

25

Union Security And The Encouragement Of Union Activities

1064-1108
119 S.Ct. 292

26

Discipline Of Union Members And The Effect Of The NLRA

1108-1135

27

Judicial Supervision Of Union Discipline

1135-1169

28

Internal Union Elections, Corruption And Related Abuses, Current Labor Issues And Course Exam Matters

1169-1205

* Labor Law (12th ed. 1996) by A. Cox, D. Bok, R. Gorman, & M. Finkin.